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Nikon D300s (with 18-200mm lens)

The Nikon D300s is a great camera, especially if you need the burst speed or slightly improved low-light focus, but if you don't care about video you might consider looking for a really good deal on a D300 and using what you save to splurge on a good lens.

August 19, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating on September 8, 2009

Nikon D7000 (with 18-105mm lens)

An excellent dSLR for experienced shooters or Nikon professionals looking for a relatively cheap option, the Nikon D7000 delivers on almost all counts, including the company's best shooting design to date.

September 16, 2010

4 stars Editors' rating on November 30, 2010
2.5 stars User rating out of 2 reviews

Nikon D200

An excellent midrange digital SLR, the D200 has given way to its even better successor, the D300. However, it remains a great choice if you can find it at a good price.

October 26, 2005

3.5 stars Editors' rating on February 13, 2006

Canon EOS 60D (with 18-135mm lens)

The Canon EOS 60D is in many ways a great camera: fast, feature-packed, and with excellent photo and video quality. Some annoying aspects of its control layout dim its shine a little, however, so try before you buy.

August 26, 2010

4 stars Editors' rating on January 13, 2011
5 stars User rating out of 1 reviews

Sony Handycam NEX-VG10 (with 18-200mm Lens)

A solid first effort in a nascent category, the Sony Handycam NEX-VG10 nevertheless needs some conceptual refinement.

July 12, 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating on June 16, 2011

Nikon D60 (with 18-55mm and 55-200mm lens)

Despite modest improvements in performance and a couple of new features, Nikon's D60 fails to impress and costs more than some competing models.

March 18, 2008

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 23, 2008

Nikon D40x (with 18-55mm and 55-200mm Lenses)

The Nikon D40x makes a very nice first dSLR, though experienced SLR shooters looking for a Nikon should spend the extra cash for the D80.

April 21, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 6, 2007
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Sony Handycam NEX-VG30 (with 18-200mm PZ lens)

The most interesting thing about the new model is its ability to work with the new power zoom lenses.

September 5, 2012


Sony Alpha DSLR-A380 (with 18-55mm lens)

While the Sony Alpha DSLR-A380 is a solid inexpensive dSLR with a few nice features that will probably satisfy many shooters, it doesn't deliver quite enough on any front to outshine competitors.

May 19, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating on August 12, 2009

Sony Alpha DSLR-A330 (With 18-55mm lens)

The Sony Alpha DSLR-A330 is a solid entry-level dSLR that will surely have its fans, but unless you really want Live View, its cheaper sibling, the A230, is a better deal.

May 19, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 15, 2009